Sportsmans' Arms

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There was also a Sportsmans' Arms at Learmonth.

The Sportsmans' Arms was a hotel in Ballarat, Victoria, <1858-1899>.

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Background

In 1858 the publican, Landy, was charged with having put up a license board, even though he did not have a license. His lawyer stated that the hotel itself was licensed, and that Landy was only there temporarily. The charges were dismissed.[1]

History

In March 1899 the hotel license was revalued from £56 to £42.[2]

Site

The Sportsmans' Arms was in Main Street, Ballarat.[3]

Innovations

Community Involvement

Works Produced

Workplace Relations

The People

  • In 1858 the publican's surname was Landy.[1]
  • In 1862 the publican was John Roberts.[3]


Legacies

See also

Notes


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1858 'EASTERN POLICE COURT.', The Star (Ballarat, Vic. : 1855 - 1864), 13 December, p. 4, viewed 25 October, 2014, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66332732
  2. 1899 'No title', The Ballarat Star (Vic. : 1865 - 1924), 9 March, p. 2. , viewed 25 Sep 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article215321289
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Licensing Court for Publicans," The Star, Thursday 19 June 1862, pg. 4, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article66324943, (accessed January 17, 2014)


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